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Cleopatra the seventh facts by Marla

Cleopatra originally spoke Greek but eventually learnt Egyptian.
She was born in 69 bc and died on the 12th of August 30bc (aged 39)

She ruled at only 18 and shared the throne with her brother Ptolemy the 8th. 64 more words

Cleopatra facts by Seth

Cleopatra was not actually Egyptian, she was Greek and ruled the Ptolemaic
district.
After being exiled by her younger brother Ptolemy the 8th Cleopatra regained power because of her for Julius Ceaser. 17 more words

Cleopatra facts by Jan.

Cleopatra regained her power through her love affair with Cesar. Cleopatra was in Rome when Cesar was assassinated in 44 BC. Cleopatra had her husband Mark Antony kill her sister. 21 more words

Cleopatra facts by Ethan

Cleopatra became pharaoh when she was only 18. She was exiled by her younger brother Ptolemy VIII. Cleopatra was the last pharaoh of Egypt. Cleopatra wasn’t the first Cleopatra she was Cleopatra VIII.

Racially Insensitive Casting: "Cleopatra" Through the Years

Cleopatra is, historically, an African queen. An Egyptian queen, to be exact, with mixed African and Greek heritage. However, her Greek heritage is one of the only times a large swath of the white Western world will use the one-drop rule in reverse. 211 more words

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Roman Holiday by Jodi Taylor

Where I Got It: Was free on Audible.com when I picked it up (thanks!).

Narrator: Zara Ramm

Publisher: Audible Studios (2015)

Length: 1 hour 12 minutes… 307 more words

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And in that moment she started tucking money
In jars containing wishes she made as a child
So that one day,
She could skip through streets of foreign lands… 64 more words

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